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go rin no sho
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westwood, j. o. (john obadiah), 1805-1893
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To learn a Japanese martial art is to learn Zen, and although you can't do so simply by reading a book, it sure does help--especially if that book is The Book of Five Rings. One of Japan's great samurai sword masters penned in decisive, unfaltering terms this certain path to victory, and like Sun Tzu's The Art of War it is applicable not only on the battlefield but also in all forms of competition. Always observant, creating confusion, striking at vulnerabilities--these are some of the basic...
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Topics: Miyamoto, Musashi, five rings, book, go rin no sho, strategy, zen, samurai
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by Westwood, J. O. (John Obadiah), 1805-1893; Metcalf Collection (North Carolina State University). NCRS; Tippmann Collection (North Carolina State University). NCRS
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Signatures: [A][superscript 2] B-Q[superscript 4]; 42 leaves of plates
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